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Toughie 3147

Toughie No 3147 by Silvanus
Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty */**Enjoyment ****

Many thanks to Silvanus for a very gentle and most enjoyable puzzle. There are multiple hints at the top and bottom of the grid that Silvanus may have knocked up a half-century of Toughies – if that’s the case then many congratulations to him.Continue reading

ST 3147

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3147

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 13th Feb 2022

BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. A tough but interesting Sunday puzzle of Dada that offered a lot of enjoyment and I now have the pleasure of presenting to you once again a full review of the same and would be delighted to have your precious feedback and comments.

Yesterday, the 22nd February 2022 or 22022022, was a Happy Palindrome Day for all of us. It was also a Happy Ambigram Day since the digital numbers in the form of seven-segment display character representations as on a calculator could be read upside down in exactly the same manner. Some even fashioned 22.2.22 as Happy Happy ‘Twosday’. While the next Happy Palindrome Day will be 03022030, the last Happy Palindrome Day of this century will be on a leap day, 29022092. Continue reading “ST 3147”

ST 3147 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3147 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg where, with a little over two weeks of meteorological winter to go, Mother Nature has been ‘throwing’ everything at us – wind, rain, snow, blowing snow, extreme cold .… Continue reading